The Foundation has named Physics for Medicine Paris as its latest Center of Excellence. Led by scientific director Jean-François Aubry, PhD, the site focuses on collaboration, education, and translating technical work to the clinic. On December 5, the site held an inaugural event to mark this prestigious distinction.
Tom Gentile is president and CEO of Spirit AeroSystems. During an earlier tenure at GE Healthcare, he learned of focused ultrasound’s potential to change healthcare and now shares his passion for the technology.
At 33, Kathryn was diagnosed with an aggressive breast cancer that eventually spread to her brain. She was the first patient treated in a landmark trial aiming to use focused ultrasound to enhance the effectiveness of chemotherapy.
Isabelle Aubert, PhD, Senior Scientist and Director of the Brain Repair Group at Sunnybrook Research Institute studies the neurobiology of focused ultrasound to help patients with Alzheimer’s, ALS, and Parkinson’s.